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Happy and Glorious
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,090. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Happy and Glorious is an alternate history novel set in World War Two. It is based on the premise that the aircraft carrier HMS Glorious wasn't tragically lost with heavy loss of life in June 1940 but survived and went on to take part in future battles. In this book we will see how this old and now largely forgotten aircraft carrier changed the war.
Midnight Terrors (Knight Blood #1 ~ Convergent Kingdoms Universe)
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Series: Knight Blood, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
IxBryn is the last Knight Blood, a human rendered by science to bring about harmony between vampires and humans, but her arrival in Variance may have just sparked a war for her blood -- blood that will render an Immortal nearly unstoppable for a time. To save the world, IxBryn may have to rely on those who appear untrustworthy -- like the Ancient, powerful, and puzzling Zarrod Kingsbury.
High Roads Through Lowland
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Forbidden knowledge has kept us subservient to flawed human perceptions for centuries, but the original creators are returning now to set the record straight - once and for all.
True Fiction: A Pseudoautobiographical Chapbook in Three Parts
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Price: Free! Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Section I: historical retellings of famous figures in a contemporary voice. Section II: family relationships. The book is mainly about women, from multiple angles. It takes a feminist, multicultural perspective that explodes conceptions of women throughout history.
Stories of Genesis, Vol. 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Five more short stories inspired by lyrics in songs from the Greatest Rock Band in the World: Genesis Volume 2 contains: The Inversion Method, A Thought Spared for Providence, From the Cellar, Rise of the Hogweed, and Secession
Wonderland - Projet Bradbury, #29
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Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 29. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: French. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
La colère gronde au sein de la petite République démocratique du Gradistan : une fièvre révolutionnaire s'est emparée des masses, et c'est une foule furieuse qui se presse contre les grilles du palais présidentiel pour mettre à la porte le vieux dictateur, qui règne d'une main de fer sur le pays depuis trop longtemps. À l'intérieur, les dignitaires du régime cherchent une solution pour s'échapper.
Debris of Debris
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Debris of Debris is not only the first novel written in English by a Vietnamese author living in Vietnam, but also the first novel written about young Vietnamese intellectuals who grew up in the South of Vietnam before 1975 and remained there after the war.
The Burning Artist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Franz Kafka’s final months battling tuberculosis find the author weary and miserable. When the pain becomes too much to endure, he turns to his scribbling for comfort. But Dora, the woman he loves, harbors other plans. Franz’s final work faces an epic and historic disaster even his imagination could not conjure. A tale of love, destiny, and the power of art.
Garden of Eden Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Speculative short stories, flash fiction, a poem, and an essay explore the denizens of the Garden of Eden beyond the well-known Adam, Eve, and the Serpent. You've never imagined the Garden quite like this before.
Anna Ivanova , un destin peu commun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: French. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Anna Ivanova de la noblesse russe prend fait et cause pour ses serfs et leur offre leur libération.
I Diced With God
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
His Majesty King Henry VIII, arguably the most powerful English king, strides onto the pages of this remarkable book. In conversation with the woman he believes to be the reincarnation of katherine of Aragon, he recounts the real events surrounding his six wives; his regrets, his triumphs and his disasters. In coruscating detail he relives the moment he fell in love...
Merlin's Awakening - An Untimely Error #1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Merlin awakens from a centuries-old spell gone awry to find himself in war-torn, German-occupied France in the midst of WWII.
After the Last Day
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 432,670. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The world descends into murderous chaos after a global economic disaster. This is the story of progressive people in the Great Lakes basin banding together to survive. Resisting evil dictatorship and internal dissent, they struggle to create local territories that promise a livable future unencumbered by the shadows of the past.
Omios
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The lantern the warden was carrying barely managed to lighten up its surroundings. The warden himself was old and seemed fragile, marked by the years he had spent in the cold and dark corridors that compiled the gaol called Al'Catar.
Lanac
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Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: Croatian. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
Distopijska priča iz bliske budućnosti u kojoj je u Republici Hrvatskoj na vlasti klerikalna desnica.
Waylines - Issue 5
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Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 5 features interviews with authors David Steffen and Ken Liu and film maker Christopher Frey, with stories by Samantha Kymmell-Harvey and David Halpert.
Croatoa: A Short Story of the Lost Colony of Roanoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A short story that blends historical fiction, romance, and the paranormal in an imaginative re-telling of the last days of the Lost Colony of Roanoke.
I Have Monkey Butt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short story a mountain biker struggles uphill. It is not just the steep climb, but his age, asthma, and monkey butt that he has to overcome to make it to the top. Along the way he briefly meets other riders who come and go seeking their own two-wheeled happiness. The reward for long climbs is sweet descents that make the pains and doubts of the uphill struggle all worth it.
The Man Named Ephraim
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
THE MAN NAMED EPHRAIM narrates the co-joined fates of Jesus of Nazareth and a peddler named Ephraim, two visitors to Passover in Jerusalem. As everyone knows, the Christian fable has wings of long duration and the institutions that are founded on it have molded the minds of mankind to welcome no variation but the accepted one. Whether skeptic or gnostic, you may allow the resolution of necessity.
Muses of Roma
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 139,750. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 by Quarkfolio Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Star freighter captain, Kaeso Aemelius, a blacklisted security agent from Roman rival world Libertus, is asked by his former commanders to help a high-ranking Roman official defect. When Kaeso learns the defector's terrifying secret, can he protect his crew from Roman and Liberti forces, who would lay waste to entire worlds to stop them from revealing the civilization-shattering truth?